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  1. From Childhood, to College, to Cartooning: An Evening with Matt Groening and Lynda BarryRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2014 | The Daily Nexus

    When Matt Groening and Lynda Barry stepped onto the stage of the Arlington Theatre on Friday, Oct. 10, it was in a style only two cartoonists could pull off: wearing knit hats shaped like "Futurama" characters Nibbler and Bender and introducing themselves as each other. Such casual humor should be expected of any 40-year friendship, especially when it involves Barry, creator of the comic strip Ernie Pook's Comeek and author of several novels, and Groening, best known for his comic strip Life in Hell and cartoon sitcoms "The Simpsons" and "Futurama."


  2. The Pop Group still playing music with a political edgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... leader, Mark Stewart, one of music's most innovative artists, remains a formidable, free-thinking force. "Matt Groening, the cartoonist and co-creator of The Simpsons, asked Iggy Pop to reform the Stooges and for me to get the Pop Group back ...


  3. Evoluent Vertical MouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Boise Weekly

    ... tunnel syndrome-sufferer will agree. The Evoluent Six-Button Vertical Mouse , which looks like something Matt Groening drew for Futurama , literally turns traditional mouse design on its side. Your hand rests in a natural, comfortable, "handshake" ...


  4. Ramones memorabilia up for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 |

    ... are three hand-painted animation cels from "The Simpsons." One is autographed by "The Simpsons" creator Matt Groening. The 11" x 8.5" cel is of the cartoon version of Ramone singing on an episode of the show and has a minimum bid of $200. "The ...


  5. Video: Watch the All-New Couch Gag to Be Featured on Sunday's the SimpsonsRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 |

    ... a Star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame and been honored with five U.S. postal stamps personally designed by Matt Groening. Named the "Best Show of the 20th Century" by Time Magazine, THE SIMPSONS was also named "Greatest American Sitcom" by ...


  6. 'The Simpsons': Longest running sitcom and still going strongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 |

    ... place in America's zeitgeist. What originally began as a short film which really was a comic strip drawn by Matt Groening that was played between commercials on television ! After a short time it soon became the world's longest running sitcom ever ...


  7. Randy Bachman Is Forever Takin' Care of BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... the tunes after the band has obliged. "A lot of other musicians had been on the show," Bachman recalls today. "Matt Groening went to college near Seattle, and that was the town where B.T.O. first broke, so he was a fan. "So he wanted to animate me ...


  8. Fox wants another 'Simpsons' movie, but don't expect one yetRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... bowl show and others. This is not the first time the topic has come up either. Last year , series creator Matt Groening told a UCLA Annual Entertainment Symposium Q & A that the first movie "took us four years and it killed us." The movie required ...


  9. Fox Wants A Simpsons Movie Sequel, Here's The LatestRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... fan taped a huge portion of the live program. Check it out below: James L. Brooks and The Simpsons creator Matt Groening received co-writing credit on The Simpsons Movie alongside roughly 15 other scribes. It takes a small army to make an animated ...


  10. Catch Up on All The Simpsons' Couch GagsRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2014 | On Social Marketing and Social Change

    The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening that parodies American culture, society, television and many aspects of the human condition. A quarter century of Simpsons couch gags! Since most of the gags are only a few seconds long, this mess of episodes is just too short to really appreciate.


  11. For New Promos, Disney DX Turns to Street Artists and Art Toy DesignersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Adweek

    Disney's ad-supported kids' network, Disney XD, is doing something particularly interesting this fall: putting up promos designed by some fairly cutting-edge artists from several different walks of life, including Tristan Eaton. Eaton designs art toys for Pretty in Plastic and Kidrobot alongside guys like Matt Groening and is a street artist whose work adorns the sides of buildings all over the world and has brands like Versace in his portfolio.


  12. 'Family Guy'/'Simpsons,' 'Gotham,' 'Happyland,' more of the week's best music on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... Check out Darren Franich's take on "The Simpsons Guy," read Dan Snierson's epic Q&A with Simpsons mastermind Matt Groening and Family Guy creator Seth MacFarlane , take a look at out our gallery of images from the episode , and read The Community's ...


  13. Roundup: Oregon Lost to Arizona; High School Bans Yoga Pants; 1924 World Series Footage FoundRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | The Big Lead

    ... Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves is barely watchable in 2014. /cranks Bryan Adams [ AV Club ] Nice interview with Matt Groening and how as a young writer/cartoonist he had to stop making excuses. [ Daily Nexus ] Mulaney, (unofficial sitcom of the Hard ...


  14. 'Simpsons' Creator Matt Groening Talks about Early Life, CartooningRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | The Daily Nexus

    In preparation for his upcoming Arts & Lectures talk, "Love, Hate & Comics: The Friendship That Would Not Die" with Lynda Barry, "The Simpsons" and "Futurama" creator Matt Groening spoke to the Daily Nexus about his early life as a struggling artist, his work as a cartoonist and his thoughts on the animation industry. As a special treat for the beginning of Arts & Lectures' 2014-2015 lineup, students can receive their ticket free today and tomorrow between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. DN: So first off, what can you tell us about the lecture you'll be doing here with Lynda Barry? MG: In a way, it's not really a lecture.


  15. Lynda Barry and Matt Groening Talk Love, Hate & ComicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Santa Barbara Independent

    Some of you may know me as Lynda, the co-founder of , the website where you can learn digital skills, and the season sponsor of Lectures. What you might not know is that I went to college with The Simpsons creator Matt Groening and cartoonist/author Lynda Barry and that we've all been friends for well over 40 years.


  16. Review: The Cave of Treasures at UCSB's AD&A MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Santa Barbara Independent

    HUG IT OUT: Simpsons creator Matt Groening and cartoonist Lynda Barry have known each other since their days at Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington. "The student population was made up of every creative weirdo in the Pacific Northwest," Groening joked of his undergrad days.


  17. Restless Prince Returns From WildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 |

    ... One's a self-created, sui generis musical force from the Twin Cities, the other's a brainchild of cartoonist Matt Groening that's been shepherded and modified by many other creators over the years. Yet the parallels in their history are revealing. ...


  18. Restless Prince Returns From WildernessBy Keith PhippsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... One's a self-created, sui generis musical force from the Twin Cities, the other's a brainchild of cartoonist Matt Groening that's been shepherded and modified by many other creators over the years. Yet the parallels in their history are revealing. ...


  19. 'The Simpsons Guy' is TV historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | The Michigan Daily Online

    ... Seth MacFarlane shaped the sense of humor of an entire generation of adolescent boys. With "The Simpsons," Matt Groening and James L. Brooks created a manifestation of popular culture belonging in the same realm as The Beatles, Batman, Shakespeare ...


  20. Family Guy/Simpsons crossover is a TV 'd'oh!n't'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Chicago Reader

    ... It's not hard to see how their interactions are meant to symbolize the passing of the shockrage torch from Matt Groening to Seth MacFarlane. Where Bart is merely mischievous, Stewie is malevolent; where Groening angered parents by "glorifying" ...